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Changes to county snow plow policy draws phone calls


December 7, 2018

Changes to the county’s snowplowing policies have some rural residents worried they’ll be left out in the cold.

Carlton County Commissioner Gary Peterson opened a discussion about the newly implemented County Transportation Policy for opening private driveways at the adjourned session of the Carlton County Board of Commissioners Nov. 26.

“I received a few phone calls from concerned Carlton County residents that have depended on the snowplowing service but question the new cost schedule, the sign-up date, and the $450 per winter fee (for the first ¼ mile) to be paid up front before p...

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